Ph.D. Candidate at Gender, Peace and Security,Monash University

Nuri W. Veronika is a PhD candidate at Monash University’s Gender, Peace and Security and a recipient of Indonesian Government Endowment Fund for Education Scholarship. Her doctoral research investigates gender-responsive policies in addressing various subsets of women involved in terrorism and violent extremism conducive to terrorism. Veronika’s areas of interest lie in international relations theories; feminist security study; foreign policy and diplomacy; women and terrorism; CT and C/PVE policies; public policy and governance; WPS; youth, children and armed conflict; repatriation and rehabilitation of women extremists. Veronika previously served as a government officer at the Coordinating Ministry for Political Legal and Security Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia – carrying out assignments as a member of the Indonesian delegates for the repatriation of Indonesian migrant workers and citizens in the early days of the Syrian conflict.